Dallas earned a 102-100 victory over Sacramento on Wednesday, getting 22 points from Jason Terry at ARCO Arena.
Dallas did not, however, defeat the Kings against the spread, which closed at 5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 196.5.
Dallas got 20 points from Jose Juan Barea and another 14 points from Jason Kidd. Jason Kidd contributed 5 assists, while Jason Kidd cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Sacramento got 20 points from Samuel Dalembert in a losing cause and another 19 points from DeMarcus Cousins. Tyreke Evans contributed 9 assists for the Kings, while DeMarcus Cousins had 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Dallas were victorious, as the score was 56-47 at the break.
Sacramento won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-39.
Next game, Dallas takes its act on the road to face Denver looking for another win. For Sacramento, they head home to face Oklahoma City.